Terry 'Mr. T' Wayne Wheelock's Political Positions

Biographical

Full Name: Terry 'Mr. T' Wayne Wheelock
Gender: Male
Family: Single
Home City: Fort Worth, TX
Religion: Believer
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Mr. T Wheelock has demonstrated Political Courage by telling citizens where he stands on the issues he may face if elected.

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Presidential Election 2012 Political Courage Test

Do you generally support pro-choice or pro-life legislation?
Other or expanded principles

[Do you generally support pro-choice or pro-life legislation?] Both choices selected.
I AM PRO-LIFE, WHILE RESPECTING THE INDIVIDUALS RIGHT OF PRO-CHOICE. THERE SHOULD NEVER BE A REASON TO HAVE AN ABORTION; BUT I RESPECT THE RIGHT OF THE INDIVIDUAL TO CHOOSE.

Budget

Indicate which proposals you support (if any) for balancing the federal budget.

In order to balance the budget,

do you support reducing defense spending?
do you support an income tax increase on any tax bracket?
do you support reducing Medicaid spending?
do you support reducing Medicare spending?
YesCandidate AnswerIs balancing the budget an administrative priority?
Other or expanded principles

[Yes and no selected for questions 1-4]
CUTTING THE FRAUD, WASTE, AND ABUSE OF THE DEPT'S AND PROGRAMS WILL ALWAYS INCREASE AND DECREASE SPENDING. BALANCING THE BUDGET FAIRLY IS THE ISSUE TO SERVE THE PEOPLE.

Spending

Indicate what federal spending levels (#1-6) you support for the following general categories. Select one number per category; you can use a number more than once.

Greatly Increasea) Agriculture
Maintain Statusb) Arts
Maintain Statusc) Defense
Greatly Increased) Education
Greatly Increasee) Environment
Maintain Statusf) Homeland Security
Maintain Statusg) International aid
Greatly Increaseh) Medical Research
Greatly Increasei) Scientific Research
Greatly Increasej) Space exploration
Maintain Statusk) United Nations
Maintain Statusl) Welfare
Eliminatem) Other or expanded categories

IRS

Taxes

Indicate what federal tax levels (#1-6) you support for the following general categories. Select one number per category; you can use a number more than once.

Slightly Decreasea) Capital gains taxes
Slightly Decreaseb) Corporate taxes
Maintain Statusc) Excise taxes (alcohol)
Eliminated) Excise taxes (cigarettes)
Maintain Statuse) Excise taxes (transportation fuel)
Slightly Decreasef) Income taxes (low-income families)
Slightly Decreaseg) Income taxes (middle-income families)
Maintain Statush) Income taxes (high-income families)
Eliminatei) Inheritance taxes
Eliminatej) Payroll taxes
Greatly Increasek) Other or expanded categories

DEVELOP FLAT FAIR TAXES FOR ALL.

YesDo you support the regulation of indirect campaign contributions from corporations and unions?
Other or expanded principles

CONTRIBUTIONS AND SUPPORT SHOULD BE TRANSPARENT IN ALL CAMPAIGNS. THERE SHOULD BE NO INDIRECT CONTRIBUTING.

Do you support capital punishment for certain crimes?
Other or expanded principles

[Do you support capital punishment for certain crimes?] Yes and No
YES, I SUPPORT THE DEATH PENALTY FOR CERTAIN CRIMES, (MURDER, ROBBERY, RAPE) BUT, I DO NOT SUPPORT IT AS IS IN OUR JUSTICE SYSTEM. WE MUST JUSTIFY OUR JUSTICE SYSTEM FIRST.

NoCandidate AnswerDo you support federal spending as a means of promoting economic growth?
NoCandidate AnswerDo you support providing tax incentives to businesses for the purpose of job creation?
NoCandidate AnswerDo you support spending on infrastructure projects for the purpose of job creation?
NoDo you support the 2010 temporary extension of unemployment benefits?
NoDo you support the 2010 temporary extension of tax relief?
Other or expanded principles

1. [Do you support federal spending as a means of promoting economic growth?] ONLY FOR ECONOMIC SURVIVAL.
2. [Do you support providing tax incentives to businesses for the purpose of job creation?] SHOULD NOT BE TAXES THAT HINDER JOB CREATION.
3. [Do you support spending on infrastructure projects for the purpose of job creation?] ONLY FOR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT.
4. [Do you support the 2010 temporary extension of unemployment benefits?] CREATE RELIEF FUND TO AID THESE UNEMPLOYED TO GET BACK TO WORK.
5. [Do you support the 2010 temporary extension of tax relief?] FAIR TAXATION WOULD MAKE THIS UNNECESSARY.

YesCandidate AnswerDo you support requiring states to implement education reforms in order to be eligible for competitive federal grants?
Other or expanded principles

WE NEED MINIMUM NATIONAL EDUCATIONAL STARDARDS TESTING (NEST) FOR ALL. STUDENTS AND TEACHERS. AND SCHOOLS.

NoDo you believe that human activity is contributing to climate change?
YesCandidate AnswerDo you support the federal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions?
NoCandidate AnswerDo you support reducing restrictions on offshore energy production?
Other or expanded principles

1. [Do you believe that human activity is contributing to climate change?] HUMANS ARE NOT ACTIVELY AFFECTING THE CLIMATE, YET WE ARE GLOBAL HOTSPOTTING.
2. [Do you support the federal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions?] TO PREVENT HOT SPOTTING AND PRECLUDE GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE AND KEEP CLEAN AIR.
3. [Do you support reducing restrictions on offshore energy production?] BETTER REGULATION AND KNOWLEDGE OF HOW TO SAFELY DO THIS.

Do you support United States' combat operations in Afghanistan?
Do you support a timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan?
Do you support targeting suspected terrorists outside of official theaters of conflict?
Other or expanded principles

[Answered yes and no to all 3 questions in this section]
1. [Do you support United States' combat operations in Afghanistan?] SUPPORT THE TROOPS OVER THERE, BUT WERE WRONGLY SENT. (SHOULD ONLY HAVE BEEN FOR BIN LADEN)
2. [Do you support a timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan?]WITHDRAWN AND LOCATE BASES TO PEACE ASSIST THE MIDDLE EAST.
3. [Do you support targeting suspected terrorists outside of official theaters of conflict?]SUSPECTED (NO) KNOWN (YES)

Do you support restrictions on the purchase and possession of guns?
Other or expanded principles

[Do you support restrictions on the purchase and possession of guns?] Yes and No
REASONABLE REGULATION TO ALLOW THE PEOPLE THEIR 2ND AMENDMENT RIGHT. (RESTRICTIONS IN CERTAIN CASES)

YesCandidate AnswerDo you support repealing the 2010 Affordable Care Act?
Should individuals be required to purchase health insurance, as mandated in the 2010 Affordable Care Act?
Other or expanded principles

[Should individuals be required to purchase health insurance, as mandated in the 2010 Affordable Care Act?] Yes and No
1. AS IS, IS WRONG. 2. INSURANCE NO (HEATH CARE PLAN) YES, EVERYONE HAS RIGHT TO AFFORDABLE, ACCESSABLE, THE BEST HEALTH CARE ON THE PLANET.

YesCandidate AnswerDo you support requiring illegal immigrants to return to their country of origin before they are eligible for citizenship?
Do you support allowing illegal immigrants, who were brought to the United States as minors, to pursue citizenship without returning to their country of origin?
Do you support the enforcement of federal immigration law by state and local police?
Other or expanded principles

[Do you support requiring illegal immigrants to return to their country of origin before they are eligible for citizenship?] Yes and No
[Do you support the enforcement of federal immigration law by state and local police?] Yes and No
1. IMMIGRANTS DO NO COME ILLEGALLY. ILLEGAL ENTRANTS ARE CAUGHT AND SENT BACK TO WHERE THEY CAME FROM.
2. WE WILL DO WHAT IS BEST FOR THE CHILDREN.
3. ENTRY LAWS CAN BE ENFORCED BY ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

Do you support same-sex marriage?
Other or expanded principles

[Do you support same-sex marriage?] Yes and No.
THEY NEED TO CREATE THEIR OWN CHURCH OR RELIGION THAT ALLOWS THIS. I DON NOT SUPPORT DIFFERENT-SEX MARRIAGE EITHER. THE GOVERNMENT HAS NO BUSINESS IN MARRIAGE, THAT IS BETWEEN GOD, MAN, A WOMAN, AND OTHERS, NOT THE GOVERNMENT.

NoCandidate AnswerDo you support allowing individuals to divert a portion of their Social Security taxes into personal retirement accounts?
Other or expanded principles

THEY SHOULD BE ABLE TO DIVERT MORE INTO THEIR SOCIAL SECURITY ACCOUNT IF THEY CHOOSE TO GET MORE AT RETIREMENT.

Please explain in a total of 100 words or less, your top two or three priorities if elected. If they require additional funding for implementation, please explain how you would obtain this funding.

1. TO TEACH GOVERNMENT THEY ARE THERE TO "SERVE" (BY CREATING THE ENVIRONMENT FOR CITIZENS TO PROSPER AND ACHIEVE THE AMERICAN DREAM) AND TO "PROTECT" (ONLY WHEN NECESSARY) WHEN THEY CANNOT PROTECT THEMSELVES. IF GOVERNMENT DOES THIS JOBS, EDUCATION, HEALTHCARE, COMMERCE, ETC. ETC, ETC, ALL WILL FALL INTO PLACE. THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD SUPPORT A CAN DO SOCIETY OR PEOPLE AND AMERICANS CAN DO ANYTHING.